Daiwa Fuego CT Baitcasting Reel

There is a new contender in town for 2017 and its the Daiwa Fuego CT Baitcasting Reel. Below is some of the  information direct from the press release. This reel has an all new lower profile design that is as good looking as it is comfortable to fish. What makes this reel special is the aluminum CT frame that delivers durability and performance, the air rotation… ...Read More

Lew’s Mach II Speed Spin

For 2017 I am taking a different path and deviating from my normal buys and I will be purchasing a Lew’s Mach II Speed Spin reel. I was always one to buy Shimano thinking the more I more I spent the better the reel. If you have been following this site for awhile, you will remember I took the plunge and purchased a couple of $59 Pflueger President Spinning… ...Read More

Custom making Baits

Look at these finesse worms. There are some truly gifted bait makers out there making some awesome looking baits. If you like to try different styles and colors or simply want to make your own, you need to head over to BaitJunkys.com to see and learn what is going on in the bait making business. I apologize in advance if I get you hooked on a new hobby. Ghost Baits 4.5… ...Read More

Tackle Tek Nomad XP

I was at the Cabelas in Connecticut last week when I came across a Tackle bag that caught my eye called the Tackle Tek Nomad XP. This tackle bag is a lighted backpack with a USB Charger. You read that correctly, it has a built in 5000-mAh rechargeable USB power supply. How many times has your cell phone died while out on the water?  How about your camera? Say goodbye… ...Read More

School Master Jigs

I like buying custom hand made baits from the little independant tackle maker. I am a member at the BaitJunkys Forum and love checking out the work these guys do. I made a pledge to not buy big-box store baits anymore and only try to support the little guys.  Which brings me to some nice looking Jigs I was able to buy from Eric from School Master Tackle. I… ...Read More

Abu Garcia Revo Rocket

The Abu Garcia Revo Rocket is the reel for you if you have a need for speed. Finally there is a reel out there that will not destroy your arms when you try to burn lures all day long. This reel packs a punch and has some really nice features like 10 HPCR stainless bearings, a lightning fast 9.0:1 retrieve, the awesome, legendary Carbon Matrix drag system, and a bent carbon… ...Read More